Accession Number:

AD0768480

Title:

Marine Biology and the Ocean Weather Ships,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH ENDINBURGH (SCOTLAND) OCEANOGRAPHIC LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The primary objective of the laboratory during the whole of this period has been to study changes in the abundance, distribution and composition of plankton in samples collected each month along standard shipping routes in the North Sea and the North Atlantic. The apparatus used to collect these samples is called the Hardy Continuous Plankton Recorder.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE